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Yesterday, on Veteran's Day, my Grandpa (WWII, US Army in Germany) was admitted to the hospital with accute pnemonia. This morning his kidney's started to fail. He's on massive amounts of antibiotics and has some excess fluid on his lungs.
It worked for Cass and John and a few others so if you'd take a minute to pray for him I'd appreciate it. He's a good man, I'd like to see him again for the holidays.
I am sorry to hear about your Grandpa. He is in our prayers.
11-12-2003, 08:23 AM
What's his name?
I lost my last grandparent in 1990. He was 92. His name was Wally Phillips. What a coincidence.
9 Ball Girl
11-12-2003, 08:27 AM
Consider it done. /ccboard/images/graemlins/smirk.gif
Wally, his name is Joseph Benoit. It's funny but I've never known him that way. His grandkids out west call him Grandpa Joe. That's probably the only reason I know his first name. He's just always been Grandpa.
11-12-2003, 09:13 AM
OK, Grandpa Joe is on my list. I wish him a quick recovery.
"Grandpa Joe" reminds me of "Cousin Joe". When we were in the Keys somebody asked our tour guide/boat captain how Cudjoe Key got it's name. He said there was a Jamaican guy lived there named Cousin Joe. Of course it got shortened to Cud Joe /ccboard/images/graemlins/laugh.gif
Good luck Kato
Wally~~trying to lighten up
11-12-2003, 10:03 AM
You've got it, RJ.
11-12-2003, 10:16 AM
God bless him! Thanks to him for his service to our country. I will pray for your grandpa RJ. Hang in there.
11-12-2003, 10:17 AM
Will do Kato.
God loves the Infantry
My prayers to Grampa Joe. Best of luck Joe and a speedy recovery.
11-12-2003, 12:43 PM
Prayers on their way..
ya man anything for a vet.
hang in the dude.
11-12-2003, 02:07 PM
Consider it done buddy.
11-12-2003, 04:15 PM
Kato, my father is still in the hospital and making good progress. You said them prayers for my dad and you definitely have mine for your grandpa. I will make sure they get said. By the way, my dad is a Korean vet.
I hope your grandpa gets well soon. /ccboard/images/graemlins/wink.gif
11-12-2003, 06:30 PM
Will put him in our prayers and your right, it does work.
11-13-2003, 11:01 AM
I'm sorry to hear this news, but good vibes are coming your way on the expess run.
Today he has taken a turn for the worse. He's not responding to medication and they are worried that his heart may stop. This is a very helpless feeling and I'm very afraid now.
11-13-2003, 01:46 PM
I'm so sorry to hear that. Our thoughts are still with you and your family.
11-13-2003, 07:17 PM
I am so sorry to hear this news Kato. As of now the prayers are being said again and will continue. May God be with you and your family and most of all your grandpa.
11-14-2003, 07:24 AM
First time on CCB in a few days...my 96 year old grandmother was admitted too. It doesnt look good for her so as I pray for KATO'S grandpa...I will pray for the peace of mind for my father, he's not dealing with this too well.
My Grandpa passed away at 8 a.m. I'll catch up with you guys later.
11-14-2003, 08:47 AM
So sorry RJ. Prayers for your family and voodoo daddy's too.
RJ, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are still in our prayers.....
11-14-2003, 09:06 AM
Cathy and I are so sorry for your loss.
11-14-2003, 09:15 AM
Sorry Kato /ccboard/images/graemlins/frown.gif
9 Ball Girl
11-14-2003, 09:23 AM
I'm so sorry for your loss. He's still in my prayers.
I'm very sorry for your loss.
11-14-2003, 10:36 AM
Damn RJ...sorry to hear. Call me when you get a chance.
11-14-2003, 11:55 AM
You and yours have our deepest sympathies, RJ.
Voodoo, my father had a hard time dealing with the loss of his mother. Was the only time I've ever seen my father cry, and even then he went outside to do it. Your grandmother is in our thoughts and prayers.
11-14-2003, 12:01 PM
I am so so sorry Kato, you have my deepest sympathy.
I,m really sorry.
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11-14-2003, 12:45 PM
Pete and I send you and your family our sympathy.
11-14-2003, 01:50 PM
My wife and I have lost both parents and grand-parents, so we know of the sorrow you must be dealing with now. Be comforted in the fact, that we are only here for a snap of the fingers (in God's time-frame)and we will get to see our loved ones again. Hang in there RJ. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Lock
11-14-2003, 02:49 PM
Sorry Kato, may the good old boy rest in peace....
11-14-2003, 11:57 PM
Very sorry to hear about your loss Kato.
11-15-2003, 09:31 PM
RJ... you know my prayers are with you. The prayers from this board has caused miracles to happen. keep the faith. We are all with you...........................mike
11-15-2003, 09:37 PM
RJ..so sorry to hear about your loss. i will still keep him in my prayers. I am always sad to hear about the passing of a fellowvet. And voodoo. sorry to hear about yours also. she will be in my prayers also.............................................m ike
Gayle in MD
11-15-2003, 10:03 PM
Will be thinking of you both, praying, and trusting that you will both find comfort in the memories of the happy times which you have each shared with your Grand fathers.
Gayle in md.
11-16-2003, 01:29 AM
Sorry to hear it, Kato.
Hard as it must be, you were lucky to have the time to know him that you did ... both of my grandfathers died when I was very young. I can't even recall meeting them, sad to say.
11-16-2003, 07:36 AM
I don't know what to say? You know how I feel and you have my # if you need me. I'll call ya next week my friend. My condolences.
11-16-2003, 08:07 AM
My prayers for you. Jim
11-16-2003, 06:58 PM
I'm praying for your Grand Dad Kato. Here's hoping for a speedy recovery.
11-24-2003, 05:06 AM
Im certain your grandfather was a great man!
Your in my thoughts!
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